Santa Anita Park

Santa Anita Park

Tom LaMarra

Perfect Weather for Breeders' Cup Saturday

The high in Arcadia, Calif., was expected to hit 82 degrees Nov. 3.

The weather for Nov. 3, the second day of the Breeders' Cup World Championships at Santa Anita Park should be ideal.

With more than an hour to first post time of 10:15 a.m. PDT, the temperature in Arcadia, Calif., was 56 degrees with sunny skies. The high temperature was expected to hit about 82 degrees in the afternoon, with no chance of precipitation.

The track was fast and the turf course firm as of 9 a.m.

Post time for the first Breeders' Cup race, the Juvenile Turf, was scheduled for 11:50 a.m. The 12th and final race, the Classic, was scheduled for 5:35 p.m.